Posts Tagged outreach

Can San Francisco’s end-of-life waste model work elsewhere?

Friday, April 5th, 2013 | Permalink

Plasticstoday The Atlantic recently published an interesting article that went behind the scenes with San Francisco’s “first-of-its-kind” trash monitoring and neighborhood outreach program. Part of the crew’s job, according to the article, is to track waste and ensure that citizens are throwing the trash in the correct bin. The city’s residents are required by law to separate their waste into three colored bins – compost, recycling and landfill. read more

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Can San Francisco’s end-of-life waste model work elsewhere?

New Fact Sheet: HIV among Youth

Monday, December 5th, 2011 | Permalink

Too many young people in the United States (US) are at risk for HIV infection. This risk is especially notable for young gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM), especially young African American or Latino MSM, and all youth of minority races and ethnicities. Continual HIV prevention outreach and education efforts, including programs on abstinence, delaying the initiation of sex, and negotiating safer sex, are required as new generations replace the generations that benefited from earlier prevention strategies.

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New Fact Sheet: HIV among Youth